Headlines Tagged with COPD/Lungs — 1,151 headlines found
[Pakistan] Behavioural support programme to make TB patients quit smoking receives BUPA Foundation prize
The BUPA Foundation has awarded a high commendation prize for research led by the University of York into effective ways of helping tuberculosis patients in Pakistan to give up smoking.
Nov 23, 2012 News-Medical.net
added Nov 24, 2012 19:06
More than one in three lung transplants in the last three years have been from donors who smoked, Health Minister Earl Howe has disclosed. In a written reply, Lord Howe said that between April 2009 and 2012, 39% of lung transplants were from donors "wi
Nov 22, 2012 Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Nov 23, 2012 18:20
Cigarette smoking is the leading cause of COPD (Chronic Obstructive Airway Disease) in Pakistan, said experts in a programme organized to commemorate world chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) at Dow University of Health Science. Speakers includin
Nov 22, 2012 Pakistan Today (pk)
added Nov 23, 2012 15:00
Prevalence of the chronic condition is highest in Kentucky, CDC says / Fifteen million U.S. adults have diagnosed chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and many more may have the debilitating condition but not know it, a new report says.
Nov 21, 2012 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 21, 2012 14:50
The Federal Chapter of the Pakistan Chest Society (PCS) organised a seminar for specialist doctors, general practitioners and other health professionals to commemorate the World Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Day here in a local hotel on Sa
Nov 18, 2012 The News (pk)
added Nov 18, 2012 11:01
* * Largest ever study on gene variants linked to lung disease * May help target treatment and fast-track drug research
Nov 14, 2012 Reuters
added Nov 14, 2012 13:11
A new hard-hitting public awareness campaign has been launched today by Smokefree South West. The campaign is being supported by the British Lung Foundation, marking World COPD Day.
Nov 14, 2012 This is South Devon (uk)
added Nov 14, 2012 07:21
* The analysis included 45 studies covering 33 laws * Smoking bans also cut health care costs * Doctor: Smoke-free laws protect non-smokers too
Oct 29, 2012 USA Today
added Nov 13, 2012 05:09
These observations indicate that the bioactive effects of CS may extend to the resident microbiota of the nasopharynx, with implications for the pathogenesis of respiratory infection in CS-exposed humans.
Aug 13, 2012 American Society of Microbiology
added Nov 12, 2012 13:01
Levels of cough were higher just after ovulation among women with asthma, smokers and those who were overweight. Levels of cough were higher just prior to ovulation and menses in women with low rates of respiratory symptoms.
Nov 9, 2012 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 12, 2012 10:41